Most People Have No Idea You Can Do This One Awesome Activity In Arizona
Despite our arid desert climate, pristine oases abound here in the Grand Canyon State. Unfortunately, many of these spots are packed from sunup to sundown during the summer… except the hidden gems. Hiding along Route 66, Shaffer Spring is a welcome respite from the sweltering heat that attracts burros, bees, and many more creatures looking to quench their thirst.
Address: Oatman Highway, Golden Valley, AZ 86413
GPS coordinates: 35.0386, -114.3566
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.